Archive - Obituary
January 16th, 2013
Carol Lynn Odom, 67, of Tyler, Texas, passed away in Plano, Texas, on Jan. 14, 2013. She was born June 11, 1945, in Kermit, Texas.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at Austin Memorial Park under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, 6100 North Lamar Blvd., Austin, Texas.
Condolences may be sent to www.cookwaldenfuneralhome.com.
Joseph Ervin Wooten, 76, of San Angelo died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, in San Angelo. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Community Center in Garden City with Ron Murphy officiating. Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com.
Martha Genay Bertran, 81, of Big Spring died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, in a local nursing home. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Sandi Jean Allen, 49, of Glasscock County died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, in Glasscock County. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Billy Guy of Full Gospel Fellowship officiating. Burial will be at Trinity Memorial Park.
Lanell Morris, 77, of Big Spring died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Dr. Doug Shelley, pastor of East Side Baptist Church, officiating.
She was born Feb. 8, 1935, in DeLeon, Texas, to Billie and Junior Files. She moved from Houston four years ago to Big Spring. She had worked at H.E.B. and the Lexington Hotel, both in Houston. She was a Baptist.
Lanell Morris, 77, of Big Spring died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Parkview Nursing and Rehab. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Johnny Bob Turner, 79, of Knox City, passed away in Abilene on Jan. 9, 2013, at a local medical center. A memorial service will be held at the Piersall Benton Funeral Chapel, located at 733 Butternut St., at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013.
Johnny Bob was born in Abilene but was reared in Coahoma, Texas, where he attended school, married and raised a family. Johnny worked in the oil field most of his life and spent his retirement years in Coleman and Benjamin, Texas.
Mary Beth Brewer, 84, of Midland, formerly of Big Spring, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in a local nursing home.
She was born Nov. 5, 1928, in Coahoma, Texas, to Horace Bryan Adams and Georgia Evelyn Eggleston. She graduated from Coahoma High School and moved to Midland from Big Spring.
Mary Beth is survived by her children, Wanda Fay Brewer, Larry Paul Brewer and Elizabeth Arencibia, all of Midland, and Georgia Ann Dickenson of San Antonio; and her grandchildren, Parrish Clark and Robert Carpenter, both of San Antonio and Gillian Dickenson of Huntsville, Texas.
Maurine "Granmommy" Hanks, 100, of Big Spring died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Derrick Looney officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the funeral home.
She was born July 8, 1912, in Runnels County, Texas, and married Porter Hanks on Feb. 1, 1929, in Borden County, Texas. He preceded her in death May 26, 1964.
Carolyn June Inga, 65, of San Diego, Calif., died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. Private memorial services will be held at a later date.
She was born Sept. 25, 1947 in La Jolla, Calif. to David and Aunita (Hudgins) Rawls and married Frank Inga Sr. Sept. 30, 1966 in San Diego.
Carolyn moved to Big Spring as a child and moved back to California a few years later. In the 1980s she moved back to Big Spring and was a private caretaker. She continued taking care of families when she moved to San Diego a final time. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.